Date of publication: February 2, 1989 – Pittsburgh Press
Location of article: Google News
Summary: The article talks about a move by the federal government in 1989 to stop people who have a mental illness or intellectual disability from being placed in nursing homes
My thoughts: This is something I want to look closer at and see where things stand with this issue in the present day.
March 23, 2009 article on Fox News “Report Nursing Homes ‘Dumping Grounds’ for Mentally Ill” found on November 11, 2012 at this website address http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,510118,00.html
“Mentally Ill Violance in Nursing Homes” http://psychcentral.com/blog/archives/2009/03/23/mentally-ill-violent-in-nursing-homes/